The Knifty Knitter is a knitting loom that uses yarn to make knitted panels or tubes. By knitting a tube and gathering one end, you can quickly create a custom, handmade beanie. Beanies are often finished with a crocheted border around the opening. Crocheting a border design onto the opening of the
Sea monsters or owls, teddy bears or ponies, papier-mache is a fairly simple way to create practically any animal sculpture you can think of. It's a fun and messy process that's great fun for kids, but allows room for as much elaborate self-expression as an ambitious adult feels like delving into. I
Campbell's Seashore Resort has been identified as the best Puerto Galera Resort with it's stunning views set in the east conclude of Big Lalaguna Beach front, Puerto Galera, Oriental Mindoro. It really is around all the most exciting Puerto Galera divespots, and just a couple of meters fro
Whether you have a small pond, fountain or a swimming pool, a floating paper lantern can add a little elegance to your next outdoor gathering. The paper bags used in this project can be either white or a typical brown lunch bag. The candle placed inside will emit an earthy tone glow, regardless of t
German bells are a beautiful traditional ornaments most often used to add a touch of old-world charm to a wreath or Christmas tree. They can even be used as small gift boxes. While usually associated with Christmas, bells can also be used to create an air of elegance at a wedding or an atmosphere of
Christmas crafts are very popular and using jewelry beads is an easy way to make something small that will look very special and unique. You can make things besides ornaments with jewelry beads. Broaches and earrings in Christmas designs are very popular to make and wear and will garner a...
Re-Ment miniatures have taken Japan by storm and are becoming increasingly popular in the United States as well. While many companies produce dollhouse miniatures and tiny toys, Re-Ment International, Inc. has a reputation for combining functionality, creativity, high-end design and attention to det
Velvet weaving is an ancient art that is believed to have begun in India. Velvet was primarily used for clothing for the rich and royal. Demand for the fabric spread through the middle-east, and soon the fabric and weaving techniques began to catch-on throughout Europe. During the 16th century, v
When costume jewelry features a maker's mark, it is considered a signed piece. A symbol or script appears on a clasp or in another inconspicuous place. If a "CR" mark is found, the piece is an early example of a product from the prolific Coro Jewelry Company.
folding chair diagrams can differ greatly, from very simple to highly advanced - can you somehow establish that they're worth your while? If you'll take a few moments and keep readin
Make your scrapbook pages stand out by surrounding your photographs with your own printed frame designs. Themed borders with coordinated colors, images or letters will enhance the pictures of a special event such as a wedding or family gathering that you placed in your memory book. You'll want to lo
You can make a mold at home to cast an object using rubber or silicone and a few items found at home and at your local craft store. Creating a mold allows you to make or cast as many duplicates of a four-dimensional object as you wish. A one-part mold is used for flat objects; two-part molds are bes
The story of Adam and Eve is often taught to children of all ages in Sunday School or other religious classes. Children often learn better when they have a craft or coloring page to reinforce the lesson. These crafts are simple enough for very young children to complete with a bit of adult help, but
Washing a satin shirt in the washing machine with the rest of your laundry could be a big mistake. Satin fabric is not a single type of fabric, but a group of fabrics that have a sheen on one side and a duller side on the other. Regardless of the type of satin shirt you have, machine-washing it can
Letters, numbers and shapes created out of durable chipboard can become attention-grabbing accents for gift tags, scrapbook pages and homemade greeting cards. Give the colorful chipboard shapes sold at scrapbooking, rubber stamping and craft stores a deluxe touch by altering and...
Babies take in new information every second of every hour. There are many ways to aid a baby's unfolding process of growth and development. One of the best things you can give a baby is a toy. Toys specifically designed to meet a baby's needs can help any baby learn and grow. Toys do not need to be
Paint glazes provide shine and texture to craft and woodworking projects, from furniture to simple projects such as vases, gift boxes and ornaments. Choosing the wrong glaze can spell trouble if colors clash or if paint types are incompatible. Learning to properly choose paint glazes can help you to
Making a basic toy boat out of wood is a fun family activity that requires very little previous knowledge of carpentry or crafts. A toy boat can become a child´s favorite toy, especially after they see it floating down a stream or in the backyard pond. This project is relatively inexpensive and